Lord Clive. Governor of Bengal. (1725-1774)
18th c Indian Provincial Painting
(active 18th c - , India)
Oil on canvas
Chennai (Madras). Tamil Nadu. India.
Chennai (Madras). Fort St. George Museum.
Robert Clive was a soldier who established the supremacy of the East Indian Company in South India and Bengal. Clive was Governor of Bengal from 1765-1767. He was known as Clive of India.